Our Services

Forklift and Truck Driver Training

Our Courses

Central Group strives to create a friendly and supportive environment where clients from all backgrounds can be assessed comfortably and with confidence.

Meet Compliance Whilst Assisting To Make Your Workplace Safer

Helping to assist make your business operation a safer working environment whilst meeting compliance requirements, it is hoped that these courses should assist in operator awareness, thus reducing accidents, material damage and downtime by improving on general overall safe operations.

Our courses include; Forklift Operator Certification, Forklift F endorsements, Dangerous Goods Endorsement, Elevated Work Platforms (EWP), Truck Licensing - Class 2, Class 4 and Class 5.

Assessment and training with a registered instructor

We offer courses to the standards set by: WorkSafe NZ, NZ Transport Agency, Competenz, MITO, SKILLS ITO and HIANZ.
Our Instructor Paul has been full time assessing and training with Central Group since 2001.

Our instructor is Fully registered with some of the following: Competenz, New Zealand Transport Agency, MITO, Sills Organisation ITO and HIANZ. 

On-site courses available.

Courses can be arranged on Central's site or even at your site, providing the course pre-requisites are meet. 

We can also assist operators with varying degrees of experience to improve their performance/competency (i.e. one on one tuition or even a 2 day beginners training course for Forklift's).


All the skills needed for safe and efficient operation

We impart all the skills needed for safe and efficient operation in the industrial workplace. We make sure that operators on the course are aware of their responsibility to comply with relevant Good Practice guides or Approved codes of Practice (ACoP) and to ensure the safety of themselves, others, and property.


Course Options

  • Forklift Operator Certification/ Forklift Operator 'Refresher' certification - (New and Renewals)
  • ‘F’ Endorsement course for driving on public roads. (See link: What is a road?)
  • Dangerous Goods Endorsements - (New and Renewals)
  • Elevated Work Platform (EWP) Silver card and Unit Standards - (New and Renewals)
  • Truck Licensing - Class 2, Class 4 and Class 5

If you have any questions regarding the above courses or would like to discuss dates - please contact our Training coordinator on 0800 538 735 or email training@centralgroup.co.nz

Click here for our list of upcoming course dates